At the WHRI we conduct innovative, world-leading research in the fields of cardiovascular, endocrine and inflammation science.
We offer a range of programmes at undergraduate, postgraduate and research level, all delivered by world-leading experts.
Barts Health NHS Trust is our key NHS partner with clinical academic activity and translational research at both Barts and the Royal London Hospital.
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We place a high value on the patients and the general public whose experience, talents and stories enrich the life of the Institute.
15 January 2021
Herd immunity by infection is not an option
In a joint article, published in Science, Dr Deepti Gurdasani explains why herd immunity is not a strategy that should be considered for COVID-19
14 December 2020
Genes could be key to new Covid-19 treatments, study finds
Potential treatments for Covid-19 have been identified after the discovery of five genes associated with the most severe form of the disease.